The following are lists of excellent podcasts and other information to help you avoid getting scammed.
Ralph Nader Podcast – “The Art of the Steal” Interview with a fraud expert discussing how to protect yourself from identity theft and other scams. For example, posting all of your personal information on social media is very dangerous, especially on Facebook.
Phone Scam Purporting to be the IRS – This is a common scam. The IRS does not ever call you, they send letters. Listen to this scam.